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What does EML stand for?

EML stands for Essential Medicines List (WHO)


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The policy for rational use of medicines includes Standard Treatment Guidelines and Essential Medicines List, pharmacy therapeutics committees, prescribing policy, adverse drug reaction reporting/pharmaco-vigilance, education and training, continuing medical education, provision of information on medicines to healthcare workers, public/consumer education, and medicine promotion and advertising.
The 'interaction' may influence the prescribing behaviour of certain doctors, may influence the addition of certain medicines to the list of hospital medicines or Essential Medicines List (EML), may result in favourable publications leading to biased/incorrect information to doctors.
Also in This Issue In a Comment on essential medicines lists, Jane Hutchings and colleagues note that national committees compiling these lists often fail to see reproductive health as a national priority, and that reproductive health drugs and devices are therefore not included [page 205].
Among the various reasons for poor availability of medicines could be (i) medicines which are not on the States' essential medicines list (EML) or procurement list are not purchased, (ii) inefficient distribution systems leading to frequent 'stock-outs', (iii) dispensaries having different EMLs which do not have medicines prescribed by specialists (e.